The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Retailing
London / Uxbridge
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 14 3
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11  
Contract jobs citing Retail 10 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 19.23% 5.26% 22.37%
As % of the General category 47.62% 17.39% 54.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £500 - £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £416 £410
% change year-on-year +2.10% +1.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.13 £19.25
% change year-on-year +52.38% -31.81%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Uxbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 21 23 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 40.38% 30.26% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 9
Median daily rate £455 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.05% +20.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £356 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £425 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £13.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -31.21%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge citing Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Uxbridge

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Retail in Uxbridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Uxbridge

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Uxbridge over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Uxbridge

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail in Uxbridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Uxbridge

Retail
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Uxbridge region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Service Design
3 2 (14.29%) Multichannel Retail
3 2 (14.29%) DataPower
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Gentran
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (14.29%) Apigee
3 2 (14.29%) Mule ESB
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) SLA
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) EDI
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) DB2
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Gentran
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Mule ESB
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Postilion
1 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
1 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
1 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DataStage
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Project Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (7.14%) Project Support Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) DataPower
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) EPoS
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Service Design
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) B2B
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Multichannel Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) B2C
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Apigee
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) SAP